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Asparagus 'Sweet Purple'
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Asparagus 'Sweet Purple'

Plant Type: Edibles

Produces attractive purple spears with a mild and sweet flavor, when cooked the spears will loose some of their purple color, most tender variety.

  • Crowns are both male and female
  • Purple spears with mild flavor
  • Most tender variety
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4762276 50 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

36 in

Spread:

12-24 in

Zone:

2-8

Asparagus

Common Name: Lilliaceae

A springtime perennial vegetable, you should eat the spears when they first appear because they are most tender at that time.  Wait to harvest any spears until the second year after the crowns have been planted.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer